Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
849 PM EST WED NOV 19 2014

INZ004>007-MIZ078>080-200245-
BRANCH MI-CASS MI-ELKHART IN-LAGRANGE IN-ST. JOSEPH MI-ST. JOSEPH
IN-STEUBEN IN-
849 PM EST WED NOV 19 2014

...HEAVY SNOW MOVING INTO EXTREME NORTHERN INDIANA...

AT 844 PM EST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
BANDS OF HEAVY SNOW WITH SNOWFALL RATES OF 1 INCH PER HOUR...WINDS
GREATER THAN 30 MPH...ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 7 MILES NORTHEAST
OF STURGIS TO GRANGER...MOVING EAST SOUTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

VISIBILITIES IN THIS SNOW BAND WILL FALL BELOW ONE QUARTER MILE AT
TIMES WITH SNOWFALL ACCUMULATION AROUND AN INCH PER HOUR...CREATING
HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS ON AREA ROADS. GUSTY WINDS WILL CAUSE
CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW. TRAVELERS SHOULD EXERCISE
CAUTION...ESPECIALLY ALONG THE INDIANA TOLL ROAD FROM MILE MARKER 80
TO 140.

LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THESE BANDS OF HEAVY SNOW INCLUDE...
  STURGIS...
  SIMONTON LAKE...
  ELKHART...
  DUNLAP...
  OSCEOLA...
  BRISTOL...

ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW PACKED...SLICK AND HAZARDOUS. ALLOW EXTRA
TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION SAFELY. SLOW DOWN AND LEAVE PLENTY OF
SPACE BETWEEN YOUR VEHICLE AND THE ONE AHEAD OF YOU.

LAT...LON 4165 8505 4162 8612 4180 8623 4182 8622
      4187 8525
TIME...MOT...LOC 0149Z 280DEG 26KT 4184 8524 4175 8612

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